World Series Odds Update: Yankees Narrowing Gap

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The New York Yankees’ recent statement against their archrival has triggered some change on the World Series odds board.
The Houston Astros are the +275 favourite (bet $100 to win $275) on the updated 2019 World Series odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Los Angeles Dodgers (+300) are the second favourite, followed closely by the Yankees (+350). Other contenders on those MLB odds include the Atlanta Braves (+800), St. Louis Cardinals (+1200), Washington Nationals (+1400), Minnesota Twins (+1600), Chicago Cubs (+2000), Cleveland Indians (+2500) and Tampa Bay Rays (+3300).
Three weeks ago, the Astros and Dodgers had a much bigger gap over the Yankees and the rest of the field, with respective odds of +225 and +275. At that time, the Yankees’ price was posted at +450. But New York has matched Houston win-for-win as the teams vie to earn home-field advantage throughout for a potential American League Championship Series showdown in October. The Yankees, with their lineup led by Aaron Judge and DJ LeMahieu, among others, also had an impressive series win against the Boston Red Sox last weekend that effectively guaranteed MLB a new champion in 2019.
The main difference between the big three, though, is elite starting pitching. The Dodgers have the best starting-pitching ERA in baseball. …

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Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation

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